Norwich city councillor short-listed for national award

PUBLISHED: 14:18 03 October 2018 | UPDATED: 14:55 03 October 2018

Gail Harris, deputy leader of Norwich City Council. Pic: Submiited

Gail Harris, deputy leader of Norwich City Council. Pic: Submiited


The deputy leader of Norwich City Council has been short-listed for a national award.

Gail Harris, who is also City Hall’s cabinet member for social housing and represents Catton Grove, is up for the place-shaping and environment award at the 2018 Councillor Achievement awards.

Organised by the Local Government Information Unit and charity fund managers CCLA, the ceremony honours work of councillors from across the country.

Mrs Harris made the shortlist from almost 200 nominations and will find out whether she has won at a ceremony in the London Guildhall on Tuesday, November 6.

The winners will be selected by a group of judges made up of local government experts and councillors.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Eastern Daily Press. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Eastern Daily Press